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An Isle of Wight-based pest control business has launched an innovative humane pest control system with the help of matched grant funding from the island’s Rural Business Resilience Fund.
Published: 17 June 2020
Non-profit organisation the Good Law Project is suing the UK government for awarding PestFix a £108 million contract to supply it with personal protective equipment (PPE) at the height of the coronavirus outbreak.
Published: 16 June 2020
The Cleaning and Hygiene Suppliers Association (CHSA) has warned COVID-19 will have a further impact on the cleaning, hygiene and PPE supply chain.
Published: 15 June 2020
The British Pest Control Association has announced that it will hold its third all-digital Forum on Thursday, June 25.
Published: 12 June 2020
The Health & Safety Executive has reported that a “substantial number” of face masks, claiming to be of KN95 standards, provide an inadequate level of protection and are likely to be poor quality products accompanied by fake or fraudulent paperwork. HSE said that these face masks may also be known as filtering facepiece respirators.
Published: 11 June 2020
Pest control business PestFix has been awarded a £108 million government contract to supply the National Health Service with personal protective equipment (PPE).
Published: 10 June 2020
A new Health and Safety Employee Consultation toolbox talk template, for BPCA members and their employees to use, has been uploaded to the member documents area of the association’s website.
Published: 09 June 2020
A new study from the British Pest Control Association suggests leisure, retail and catering establishments should take measures to avoid destructive rat and mouse infestations.
Published: 08 June 2020